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What if you had a window into the history of your family? With historical records, you do. From home life to career, records help bring your relatives' experiences into focus. There were 422 people named Mcdermid in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 10% more people named Mcdermid in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 464 people named Mcdermid were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 89
  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • On average men worked 47 hours a week
  • Although 51% were female, the most common name for males was James

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As Mcdermid families continued to grow, they left more tracks on the map:

  • 27% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in California
  • Most immigrants originated from Canada
  • Most fathers originated from Scotland